Period
to 18 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Cucumber skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cucumber over the 6 months to 18 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 173 112 145
Rank change year-on-year -61 +33 +9
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 37 133 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.80% 2.50% 1.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.99% 9.86% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 21 93 26
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +26.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £70,000 £57,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -3.85%

Cucumber is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 928 1,349 1,193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 19.98% 25.39% 21.23%
Number of salaries quoted 526 882 664
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.15% +12.05% +2.47%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Cucumber as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Scotland

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cucumber in Scotland.

Salary trend for Cucumber in Scotland

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Scotland

Cucumber
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -44 20 £52,500 -4.55% 5
Glasgow -23 13 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Aberdeen - 2 - -
Dundee - 1 £37,500 -
Cucumber
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2019, IT jobs citing Cucumber also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 29 (78.38%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (72.97%) Test Automation
2 27 (72.97%) Java
3 19 (51.35%) BDD
4 17 (45.95%) Selenium
5 15 (40.54%) Finance
6 13 (35.14%) JIRA
7 12 (32.43%) Spring
8 11 (29.73%) Linux
8 11 (29.73%) Python
8 11 (29.73%) Jenkins
9 10 (27.03%) REST
9 10 (27.03%) C#
9 10 (27.03%) TDD
9 10 (27.03%) QA
9 10 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
10 9 (24.32%) Scrum
11 8 (21.62%) SQL
12 7 (18.92%) DevOps
12 7 (18.92%) Microservices
12 7 (18.92%) SDLC
13 6 (16.22%) Continuous Delivery
13 6 (16.22%) Spring Boot
13 6 (16.22%) Technical Leadership
13 6 (16.22%) SoapUI
13 6 (16.22%) Gherkin
13 6 (16.22%) Oracle
13 6 (16.22%) HTML
13 6 (16.22%) DB2

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.51%) Apache Spark
1 5 (13.51%) Confluence
2 2 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Azure
2 2 (5.41%) BlazeMeter
2 2 (5.41%) GCP
2 2 (5.41%) OpenShift
3 1 (2.70%) AWS
3 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.70%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) DB2
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.41%) Blockchain
3 2 (5.41%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (45.95%) Selenium
2 13 (35.14%) JIRA
3 11 (29.73%) Jenkins
4 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
4 6 (16.22%) SoapUI
5 5 (13.51%) JMeter
6 4 (10.81%) JUnit
7 3 (8.11%) Gradle
7 3 (8.11%) IntelliJ
7 3 (8.11%) LoadRunner
7 3 (8.11%) Protractor
7 3 (8.11%) SpecFlow
8 2 (5.41%) Bitbucket
8 2 (5.41%) eggPlant
8 2 (5.41%) Flyway
8 2 (5.41%) Jasmine
8 2 (5.41%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (5.41%) Mockito
8 2 (5.41%) RSpec
8 2 (5.41%) The Grinder
General
1 15 (40.54%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Manufacturing
2 4 (10.81%) Public Sector
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Test Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Senior Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Automation Tester
4 5 (13.51%) Technical Leader
4 5 (13.51%) Test Automation Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Tester
5 4 (10.81%) QA Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Test Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Test Automation Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Test Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Python Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Quality Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Python Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Tester
7 2 (5.41%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) Spring
2 10 (27.03%) REST
3 6 (16.22%) CSS
3 6 (16.22%) Gherkin
3 6 (16.22%) HTML
3 6 (16.22%) Spring Boot
4 5 (13.51%) Kafka
4 5 (13.51%) SOAP
5 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
5 4 (10.81%) Web Services
6 3 (8.11%) Java EE
6 3 (8.11%) JSP
6 3 (8.11%) Middleware
6 3 (8.11%) React
7 2 (5.41%) CSS3
7 2 (5.41%) Entity Framework
7 2 (5.41%) Flask
7 2 (5.41%) HTML5
7 2 (5.41%) Pyramid
7 2 (5.41%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Blog
1 2 (5.41%) Life Science
1 2 (5.41%) Linux Command Line
1 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.70%) Cloud Native
2 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.70%) Media Streaming
2 1 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.70%) Social Media
2 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) Unix
3 2 (5.41%) CentOS
3 2 (5.41%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (78.38%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (72.97%) Test Automation
3 19 (51.35%) BDD
4 10 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (27.03%) TDD
5 9 (24.32%) Scrum
6 7 (18.92%) DevOps
6 7 (18.92%) Microservices
6 7 (18.92%) SDLC
7 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (16.22%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (16.22%) Technical Leadership
8 5 (13.51%) Exploratory Testing
8 5 (13.51%) Kanban
8 5 (13.51%) Manual Testing
8 5 (13.51%) Non-Functional Testing
8 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (13.51%) Test Strategy
9 4 (10.81%) Analytics
9 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 27 (72.97%) Java
2 11 (29.73%) Python
3 10 (27.03%) C#
4 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
5 8 (21.62%) SQL
6 6 (16.22%) Scala
7 4 (10.81%) Ruby
8 2 (5.41%) C
8 2 (5.41%) Java 8
8 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
8 2 (5.41%) TypeScript
8 2 (5.41%) VBScript
9 1 (2.70%) Go
9 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
1 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (5.41%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.70%) ISEB
3 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.03%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Docker
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (5.41%) Kubernetes
1 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.70%) Rancher
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) Cypress Semiconductor
2 2 (5.41%) Google
2 2 (5.41%) HP
2 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.70%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.70%) IBM
3 1 (2.70%) Sybase
3 1 (2.70%) VMware